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We are a service run by Kent Union to help University of Kent students find part-time, temporary or seasonal work and recent graduates looking for temporary or contract work in Kent after graduation. 


Jobshop is a service run by Kent Union to help students find part-time, temporary and seasonal work whilst they study and enhance their employability skills ahead of graduating. If you are looking to make some extra cash, or you need to gain experience in your chosen field, we can help you! 



University of Kent students graduating this year can remain on the Jobshop jobs mailing list for up to 3 years after graduation. After graduation you will need to create a guest account online and then email to request to be added back to the list.  PLEASE NOTE: Graduate positions including graduate training schemes are advertised via the University Careers Service



If you are looking for talented, hard-working and flexible staff to fill your part-time, temporary or seasonal vacancies, then we can assist you!  Email for full details, or check our employers pages for more information. 






                                                    Latest Jobs

  • Transcriber REF 2094

    Details:Are you looking for a one off opportunity to earn extra income ? We need some one who is a fast at typing, has good listening skills and an excellent proficiency of the English language !

  • Estimator Ref 2089

    Details:Do you want to work for a leading book manufacturer in Europe? They are in need of an Estimator to be based at their offices in Chatham. The candidate should be adept to constructing innovative solutions and taking a pragmatic approach to problem solving.

  • Customer Service Executive Ref 2090

    Details:Do you want to work for a leading book manufacturer in Europe? They are looking for a Customer Service Executive to assist and lead within the new management of internal and external client accounts. The successful candidate should have a dynamic can do attitude!



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Jobshop Employee of the Month 

Oscar Harding 

We think that our Jobshop temps are amazing and we are always looking for ways to reward them for all of their hard work. 


Congratulations OSCAR HARDING - Jobshop Employee of the month, February 2017

Here is what Essentials had to say about his hard work:

“Oscar is consistently excellent, combining a good work ethic with a positive attitude, even at 3am and a pleasure to work with’.

As a thank you for your hard work and dedication, you will receive a £20 Kent Union voucher that can be spent at any of the Kent Union outlets.

Thank you for all of hard work and commitment to Jobshop. You are a great example of an excellent temp!






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